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Grill On Ocean Avenue

) #36 of 109 Restaurants in Carmel $$ - $$$ American, Seafood,
Ocean Avenue, Between Dolores & Lincoln, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 831-624-2569
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sand dabs” (34 reviews)
“steak” (28 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Ocean Avenue, Between Dolores & Lincoln, Carmel, CA 93921
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1 - 10 of 295 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here for lunch and it's a staple but I would say perhaps better on Ocean. The lunch menu is uninspiring and we both had salads - granted we'd been gluttonous for some time and perhaps that's why but nothing on the menu suggested...More

Thank Kenneth P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I celebrated our 46th year Anniversary at the Grill on Ocean. We were pleasantly surprised by the ambiance and by the friendly staff. I ordered the Coconut Prawns and Diver Scallops. It was tasty and PERFECTLY cooked! My wife had the grilled...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant has a decidedly local feel to it - it is not decorated or outwardly festooned to attract tourists, though anyone from anyplace would enjoy the fare here. Very nice entrees, a respectable wine list, and comfortable ambiance make this a good destination for...More

Thank sincityterry
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We visited for dinner on a recent trip to Carmel. We were greeted warmly by the Hostess and shown to our table. There, Heather, our waitress is delightful! Her recommendations were wonderful--we both had seafood, Cuisine was delicious and the service impeccable! We will definitely...More

Thank maribethtdee
Reviewed 2 May 2017

As we were walking up Ocean Avenue, I happened to glance inside and see their "Specials" menu. Soup of the day was "Potato Leek", my very favorite. We had eaten a full breakfast, and did not want a full lunch (later followed by a full...More

2  Thank NYU62
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner in Carmel at The Grille on Ocean Avenue. Service was professional. Cuisine was American and excellent. We sampled the hangar steak and crab crusted halibut which were both cooked to perfection and presented beautifully. The fresh vegetables were exceptional. A...More

2  Thank Cindy G
Reviewed 5 April 2017

The Grill on Ocean offers special meal pricing if you are seated before 6:00 P.M. It includes a salad, entree and dessert. Good value for the pricing, we enjoyed Beef short ribs and a fish entree. The corkage fee is fair at $15 a bottle...More

Thank Bev W
Reviewed 1 April 2017

For lunch, I ordered Seafood Louie...egg, tomato, crab, shrimp, avocado, Russian dressing...plenty of food. Partner ordered the crab cake appetizer, not being hungry, but it was plenty of food for a small appetite. We were well satisfied.

1  Thank TuscanWino
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Great restaurant! I had the lamb chops and my son tasted them and said "boy those are some good lamb chops. He is showing signs of hope. Seriously, very well done. My wife was pleased with her dinner as well. We were all very happy...More

1  Thank jgm07974
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped by The Grill for dinner and had a very enjoyable dinner. The appetizer and main courses were excellent as was the apple strudel dessert. The staff was knowledgeable and friendly as well. The sand dabs are great and try the...More

1  Thank Ukiahdds
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$35 - US$35
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ocean Avenue, Between Dolores & Lincoln, Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-624-2569
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